The course covers the skills needed to skipper a small cruising yacht by day in waters which you are familiar with. The course comprises of navigation, pilotage, boat handling, seamanship and safety at sea. After successful completion of this course you will possess the ability and knowledge needed to skipper a yacht on short passages. You will also receive an I.S.A. certificate once you have completed the course.
This course is run with a ratio of four students to one instructor ensuring individual tuition and comfortable living conditions. You will spend four nights on board and the price is inclusive of all meals and equipment needed.
When can you go?
This experience is available on selected dates, throughout the year.
How long does this activity last?
This is a five day course.
You need to know
The minimum age is 18 years.
Participants need to be in reasonable health and have at least basic swimming skills.
You should be able to competently crew a yacht and have a basic knowledge of navigation.
This is for a voucher entitling the holder to any of the activities supplied by
Great Days Out up to the value stated.
You and how many others?
There will be other people there on the day.
Family and friends
Unfortunately you cannot bring spectators.
We can’t control the weather!
This activity is dependent on appropriate weather conditions
Co. Cork - Munster